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Meet The Farmers Conference 2018

01-11-2018

The Legal Group is proud to announce that Corporate and Commercial Associate, Ms. Menna Khalil, will be representing the firm at the Meet the Farmers Conference (MTFC) in Dubai on the 4th and 5th of November 2018. She will be participating in the panel discussion on Import and Export Regulations in the UAE on Monday the 5th November at 9am.

The conference is a melting pot of diverse delegates in Agriculture and Agro-Business sectors from the Middle East and Africa. The aim of the conference is to link the UAE markets with African food producers and processors. The UAE is a huge market in the world food industry, importing over 80% of its food requirements worth over $100 billion every year. With the anticipated economic growth heading towards Expo 2020, the UAE’s food requirements are projected to rise to over $400 Billion in the next 8 years.

The conference helps consolidate and African agricultural produce with the intention of export to the GCC, thus boosting multilateral trade and generating much needed foreign currency for African producers.

MTFC is held under the Patronage of H.E Saud Salim Al Mazrouei, Director Hamriyah Free Zone & Sharjah Airport International Free Zone. The dignitaries expected to attend the conference include the guest of honour H.E. Juma Mohammed Al Kait Assistant Undersecretary of Foreign Trade Affairs, Ministry Of Economy, UAE, as well as many other government officials from various consulates and ministries in the GCC and Africa.

To schedule a meeting with our legal team in attendance please email corporate@tlg.ae.

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